Callie Izora Brothers


Callie Izora Brothers, 89, of Gonzales, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. She was born March 28, 1929 in LaGrange, the daughter of Gus and Callie Zora Speed Werth.

She graduated from Baylor University in 1950. She married Charles Franklin Brothers on June 6, 1954. She taught for the Gonzales Independent School District for many years. While at GISD she taught 4th and 6th grades and taught homemaking for over 20 years.

She was a very active member of the First Baptist Church in Gonzales. She taught pre-school Sunday school class for many years and taught English as a second language at the church. She was a devoted member of the church for over 50 years.

She is survived by her daughter, Alice Koinm and husband Billy of Temple; son, Ben Brothers of Gonzales; grandchildren, Beth Flippin and husband Dallas of Milwaukee, Wis., Jaclynn Johnson and husband Nathan of Temple and great granddaughter Gwen Flippin of Milwaukee. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Visitation will be held from 1 - 2 p.m. Friday, June 1 at the First Baptist Church. Memorial services will start at 2 p.m. at the church with Dr. Chris Irving and Reverend Billy Koinm officiating. Interment will follow at Gonzales Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church in Gonzales. Friends may sign the guestbook at Arrangements are under the care and direction of Seydler-Hill Funeral Home, 906 St. Paul, Gonzales.